IMBCS #7 Ewing Park Slam
Des Moines, Iowa
Old date: Sunday, July 17, 2016
Race Director: Nate Cline, Sakari Race Team
Cancelation: A one-hour delay was tried. But the race had to be called off for Sunday, July 17, 2016 due to overnight rain and additional approaching storms. After exploring several options, no satisfactory solution could be found for a new date. Refunds have been processed. If you have any concerns, contact the race director.
Course does not exceed advanced level trails. Ewing Park has moderate hills with some tight technical sections. Course will use most existing Ewing Park off-road trails and include a section of grass field. One lap will be approximately 5 miles.
Categories, Start Times, and Distances
|10:00 a.m.||Kids Race||Kids Loop||FREE|
|10:30 a.m.||Cat 3 Novice||~6 Miles||$20|
|10:32 a.m.||Juniors||~6 Miles||$15|
|10:35 a.m.||Fat Bike||~6 Miles||$20|
|12:00 noon||Men Pro/Cat 1||~25 Miles||$30|
|12:02 p.m.||Comp||~20 Miles||$30|
|12:04 p.m.||Women Cat 1||~20 Miles||$30|
|12:06 p.m.||Cat 2 Sport||~14 Miles||$30|
Schedule subject to change. Classes may be combined and/or races shortened if conditions warrant.
Note: A one-hour delay was tried. But the race had to be called off for Sunday, July 17, 2016 due to overnight rain and additional approaching storms.
Registration and Awards
- Online registration closes at 11:00 p.m. CDT on Friday, July 8th (10:00 p.m. MDT 7/15/16).
- Free registration for all those 18 and under. Provided by the IBMCS Youth Entry Fee Help Fund.
- Men’s Cat 1 purse is $500, paid 5 deep. Women’s Cat 1 purse is $200, paid 3 deep. Merchandise will be awarded in all other races.
- Cash prizes totaling $500 for top 3 in Comp, Men Cat 2, Women Cat 2, Men Cat 3, and Women Cat 3. Provided by IMBCS title sponsor World of Wheels.
- Held under USAC permit #2016-2362.
- Registration and start/finish are located near the BMX track.
- Free beer will be available post race for all those of legal drinking age. Provided by IMBCS sponsor Oskar Blues Brewery.